June 2012 Films
June 2012 Short Film Lineup
THE BIRTHDAY BOYS
Written & Directed by Rafael DeLeon Jr.
On her deceased boyfriend’s birthday, a young girl in a desperate situation turns to a friend for help, unaware of the deadly consequences lying ahead.
Directed by Kantarama Gahigiri / Written by Carter Roy & Kantarama Gahigiri
Thankful for a rare job opportunity in a darkened city world, Slip takes on his new post as elevator operator with enthusiasm and dedication. But his best efforts can't keep the mistakes from adding up, especially as the odd and mysterious occupants toy with him.
Written & Directed by Chus F. Sarrion
Rebecca Poulsen, was born filled with disgust to human contact. Isolated in her home surrounded by her bizarre artistic creations, her biggest dream is to exhibit her sculptures at The Gallery. Given the continued refusal of the curator, she decides to innovate building a humanoid doll that will radically change her life.
Directed by Ivan Orkeny
A miniature staircase model paralyzed by its future & enchained by its past, resents everything about its existence including the fact that it was carved by a craftsman rather than having sprung from the womb of a Matryoshka doll. Nor was it conceived as the creation ladder of Llull's 14th century 8-step ascension theory.
Written & Directed by Ewa Sklodowski
Maria dreams about a happy family with her married lover. She is pregnant and he loves her. When one night her dream is gone, she is not going to accept it.
WHEN YOU FIND ME
Directed by Bryce Dallas Howard / Written by Dane Charbeneau
Two sisters' childhood bond is tested by a tragedy they are too young to understand. Alternating between past and present, WHEN YOU FIND ME is an emotional fable of two people coping with loss in very different ways, and what it takes to find peace within yourself and reconciliation with the ones you love.
All films will screen on June 14, 2012 at 9:00pm at:
236 East 3rd Street
New York, NY 10009